Energy Consultant / Project Manager (Dublin City Centre region)
 

Working as part of a multi-national organisation and with a cross functional team, your job will be to carry our commercial energy audits with our clients, identify energy saving options, devise an energy strategy and deliver the installation of new energy systems and solutions.  Part of your role will be to apply for any commercial grants that may be available from the government.  As a project manager, your job will be to coordinate people and processes to ensure that our projects are delivered on time and produce the desired results. You will be the go-to person for everything involving a project’s organization and timeline.  All clients are blue-chip commercial clients.

 

General expectations
 

  • Implementing best practise project management techniques throughout the project

  • Strategic advice in line with knowledge of best practise and previous experience

  • Submit detailed progress reports as required.

  • Maintain complete and accurate records

  • Develop and maintain accurate project plans

  • Ensure client’s interests are fully protected

 

Tasks

 

Project Brief

  • Prepare a Project Brief for internal approval

  • Generate and maintain procedures that will be applied to ensure project success

  • Implement tools appropriate for creating and maintaining program, change control, action lists and risk register

  • Create and deliver project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

  • Identify resources and assign responsibilities.

  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s).

  • Competent in required project methodology.

  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and appropriately stored.

  • Work closely with relevant stakeholders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project(s).

  • Understands basic revenue models and P/L; meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances and initiating corrective actions.

  • Work with developers and designers to define and document questions, liaise with business via email, IM or phone to get new requirements and explain feasibility.

  • Submits project status reports to stakeholders; reviews bugs; plans software releases; anticipates and reacts to change.

 

Construction Stage
 

  • Prepare and review Health and safety documentation

  • Co‑ordination of performance of the Contractors and Integrated Design Team in line with the project program

  • Direct the Building Contractor and the Consultants at all stages of the Project in accordance with contract requirement

  • Maintain complete and accurate records

  • Monitor the implement general compliance with the Building Contract

  • Establish and maintain effective lines of communication and procedures for all involved in Project delivery

  • Manage safety on site.

  • Ensure changes takes place with client and client approval as agreed.

  • Call, attend and minute regular Project review meetings

  • Resolving any day-to-day queries relating to the Project.

  • Working with finance to establish and maintain financial and other records.

  • Generate POs and invoicing as required

  • Prepare applications for payment

  • Produce detailed written reports on the progress and cost of the Project and any other matters arising out of the Project Brief and the Project Cost Plan required from time to time
     

Skills and Qualifications

  • Appropriate 3rd level qualification 

  • Proven working experience in the energy business

  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in project delivery

  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

  • Strong working knowledge of project management and energy

  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary projects

  • Experience or Knowledge in the roles of PSDS PSCS

  • Experience and knowledge in Ireland of building regulations and procedures

  • Understanding of BCAR and Planning procedures

 

Handover and Facilities Operations

  • Manage, monitor and co‑ordinate the test and commissioning procedures under the Building Contract to ensure high standards of Quality are guaranteed.

  • Ensure handover documentation is complete, accurate and effectively transferred to the building operations resources.

  • Ensure agreement of Final Account with the assistance of the Cost Control Resource

  • Ensure procedures are agreed in relation to identifying and resolving defects after Practical Completion

 

Accountabilities

 

  • Reporting to a Head of projects

  • Accountability to the client functional heads, as appropriate.

  • Accountable day-to-day to the relevant client contacts.

  • Line management responsibility for a client Project support team and indirectly for relevant sub-contractors.

  • Financial responsibility for the delivery of Plan commitments for the contract.